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Manawatu Wanganui Strokeplay Draw

Please click on the link below to view draw for the Manawatu Wanganui Strokeplay (Challenge Cup) to be played at Palmerston North Golf Club this Sunday 17 September. If anyone is wishing to enter the event we have a few gaps. Please contact Rhys Watkins on 021 073 2013 or email mwga@sportmanawatu.org.nz. Click here to view draw ...

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Top 10 finishes for Raj & Shaw

Manawatu Wanganui representative players Tara Raj and Greg Shaw both had Top 10 finishes at the NZ U19 champs played in Hastings last week. Tara Raj who plays for the Wanganui Golf Club finished in 7th place with consistent rounds throughout the event of 75, 76 & 77. The winner, Ayean Cho, finished on 14 under par, 5 shots ahead of ...

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Pahiatua claim Silver Pennant title

Congratulations to the Pahiatua team for winning the 2017 Silver Pennant title. It was a very closely fought competition in the end with 3 teams all finishing on 10 points. The countback came down to games won and with 29.5 Pahiatua was just ahead of Feilding on 28, and Rangitikei on 27.5. The final match of the year was held on ...

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Palmerston North Boys High 7th

The Palmerston North Boys High golf team has finished in 7th place at the annual NZ Secondary Schools champs held at Hawkes Bay Golf Club yesterday. The event was won by Christchurch Boys High School after a blistering second round total. The encouraging sign for the Palmerston North team was the individual rounds of a couple of  players. In the morning ...

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Rep results against Hawkes Bay

The senior men and junior boys teams played matches against Hawkes Bay on Saturday at Dannevirke. The Senior team had a very close result 4 all, with 4 matches finishing all square. Wins went to Liam Finlayson and Tony Chettleburgh, with Regan McConaghty, Guy Perry, Greg Shaw, and Phil Hooper all halving their matches. The junior team was a little inexperienced and ...

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Mens & junior boys team to play Hawkes Bay

Manawatu Wanganui Golf selectors have named 2 teams to compete against Hawkes Bay in a match at Dannevirke this Saturday. This is part of the preparation for the Junior Interprovincial and Toro Interprovincials later in the year. The teams in no particular order are: Senior Men: Regan McConaghty Guy Perry Ewan Westergaard Liam Finlayson Hayden Ring Greg Shaw Tony Chettleburgh Phil Hooper Players that were unavailable to play were Junior Tatana ...

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Winter golf funny

Something many of us will relate to this winter ...

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Playoff to decide Horowhenua Open

The HMC Horowhenua Open was played yesterday in sunny conditions at Levin Golf Club, and produced an exciting finish in the mens division, with a sudden death playoff. Greg Shaw and Tony Chettleburgh were tied after 1 under par 71 rounds, so headed back down the 18th hole. Both players made regulation pars first time round, so headed back for a ...

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NZPGA Championship news

Good news for the local golfing public, as the NZPGA Championship will once again be hosted by the Manawatu Golf Club in 2018. After a recent announcement that stated the club had turned down the invite to host the event, the NZPGA has now renegotiated with the Manawatu Golf Club. The new deal makes the event more attractive for the club ...

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Horowhenua Open Draw

The HMC Horowhenua Open is on this Sunday at Levin Golf Club. Rain over the past couple of months has affected the event, which was postponed from its original date in July. Unfortunately the rain has continued since, leaving the course with a few extra water features. A decision was made to reduce the event to 18 holes early this ...

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